The Big Data conference is organized around specific, practical examples, best practices, and state-of-the-art applications that demonstrate the business value of analytics. The format is small – limited to 125 individuals, interactive, and focused on business value. The conference committee has designed the agenda to carefully mix best practices and business value examples featuring practitioners at well-known firms as well as selected innovative solutions from key providers.
|8:30am||Breakfast and registration|
|8:55am||M. Moshe Porat, Dean, Fox School of Business, Temple University|
|9:00am||George Llado, Vice President, Merck & Co., Inc.|
|9:15am||Keynote speaker: Adrian Gardner, Director of IT & Communications Directorate, CIO, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center|
|9:45am||Session: The Intelligent Enterprise
Chair: Munir Mandviwalla, Associate Professor, Chair, and Executive Director, Temple University
|11:15am||Session: Redefining Healthcare
Chair: David Schuff, Associate Professor and Director, Temple University
|01:15pm||Keynote speaker: Suja Chandrasekaran, Vice President, Enterprise Information Management, Walmart Stores, Inc.|
|2:00pm||Session: Customer Intelligence
Chair: Arka Mukherjee, CEO, Global IDs
|3:30pm||Session: Gaining New Business Insights
Chair: Jonathan Brassington, CEO, LiquidHub Inc.
Chair: Paul Pavlou, Professor and Stauffer Senior Research Fellow, Temple University
|5:45pm||Closing Remarks: Kenneth Blank, Senior Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Education, Temple University|